Disabled people


  1. Benefits calculators

    Find out what benefits you could get, how much you could get and how to claim

  2. Apply for or renew a Blue Badge

    Check if you're eligible for a Blue Badge and apply or renew

  3. Carer's Allowance

    Apply for Carer's Allowance - money to help you look after someone who needs to be cared for. Apply online or use form DS700.

  4. Personal Independence Payment (PIP)

    Personal Independence Payment (PIP) replaces Disability Living Allowance (DLA) - how and when to claim, rates, eligibility

  5. Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)

    Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) money if you cannot work because of illness or disability - rates, eligibility, apply, assessment

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Guidance and regulation

  1. The Personal Independence Payment (PIP) toolkit
  2. Personal Independence Payment (PIP) assessment guide for assessment providers
  3. Personal Independence Payment (PIP) handbook
  4. Personal Independence Payment (PIP) changes
  5. Easy read: Personal Independence Payment (PIP)
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News and communications

  1. Regional Stakeholder Network to give disabled people a stronger voice
  2. Supporting disabled people through the coronavirus outbreak
  3. Next step for new service for benefit assessments announced
  4. Taking multiple medicines? Support the Yellow Card scheme by reporting suspected side effects
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Research and statistics

  1. Coronavirus and the social impacts on those with a disability in Great Britain
  2. PIP administrative exercise: progress on cases cleared, at 14 June 2019
  3. Domiciliary Care Services for Adults in Northern Ireland (2019)
  4. Being disabled in 2019
  5. Disability pay gaps in the UK: 2018
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. How should DWP involve disabled people in changing how it works?
  2. Learning disability and autism training for health and care staff
  3. Disabled people’s rights: the UK’s 2019 report on select recommendations of the UN periodic review
  4. Global Disability Summit - Charter for Change
  5. Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill: easy read
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. Diffuse Mesothelioma Payment Scheme: annual review 2018 to 2019
  2. Disability, wellbeing and mental health support in the Foreign & Commonwealth Office: 2019 report
  3. Diffuse Mesothelioma Payment Scheme: annual review 2017 to 2018
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